Mrs. Wilkens is a member of the firm, leader of the Financial Institutions & Capital Markets Industry Team and practices in the Corporate Practice Group. She focuses her legal practice on corporate, finance, securities, banking, and general commercial law. Significant portions of her practice also include corporate governance matters, arranging financing, and mergers and acquisitions. She is general outside counsel to a publicly traded company, and provides general corporate representation to a number of businesses and not-for-profit organizations. She also serves as coordinating counsel for several large financial institutions and works with a number of other banks and investment funds. Mrs. Wilkens has developed additional expertise in the area of health systems, both through professional engagements and volunteer work. She is a frequent lecturer at seminars and conferences sponsored by professional and business organizations.